Mid-Senior DMP - Montreal

Digital Matte Painter


We are looking for a talented and experienced DMP artist to work on a highly anticipated feature film. If you have a flare for creating stunning photoreal landscapes and have experience working in a VFX environment then we want to hear from you.

Responsibilities and Duties
Digital Matte Painters are responsible for painting photoreal environments, textures and elements into live-action plates or as individual DMP plates.

Required Skills

  • Strong Photoshop skills.
  • Excellent knowledge of Nuke.
  • Experience of producing high-quality landscapes and environments for HE Film/TV.
  • A keen eye for detail, composition, colour and lighting.
  • Thorough understanding of compositing/DMP techniques.
  • Able to understand and apply shot notes.
  • Experience using Shotgun.

Desirable Skills

  • Basic understanding of modelling in Maya.
  • Python/MEL.

About You

  • Avid interest in photography, practical lighting and cinematography.
  • Independent problem solver.
  • Able to share knowledge and techniques with other artists.
  • Participate in creative and technical discussions.

Required Experience

  • 2+ years high-end film, TV or commercial industry experience.


  • Life Time - uncapped holiday
  • Health insurance
  • Company pension
  • Fantastic company culture in a creative environment
  • Excellent location in downtown Montreal


  • Montreal, Quebec

Contract Type

  • 12-month fixed-term contract.

Start Date

  • Jan 2020


  • Dependent on experience

How to Apply?

  • Send a short cover email to: [email protected]
  • Include your demo reel, portfolio and CV.
  • Add the position you are applying for in the subject of the email.

All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK at the time of applying, remote work is not possible.

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